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Definition of CLINCH
Pronunciation : CLINCH

noun : CLINCH

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) (boxing) the act of one boxer holding onto the other to avoid being hit and to rest momentarily ;

  • 3. (

    ) the flattened part of a nail or bolt or rivet ;

  • 4. (

    ) a device (generally used by carpenters) that holds things firmly together ;

verb : CLINCH

Source:WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) secure or fasten by flattening the ends of nails or bolts; "The girder was clinched into the wall" ;

  • 2. (

    ) hold a boxing opponent with one or both arms so as to prevent punches ;

  • 5. (

    ) flatten the ends (of nails and rivets); "the nails were clinched" ;

  • 6. (

    ) settle conclusively; "clinch a deal" ;


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